Definition of honest-like in US English:

honest-like

adjective

  • Honest, truthful, trustworthy, or having the appearance of being so. Now informal.

adverb

  • Regional and nonstandard. Honestly, truthfully.

Origin

Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From honest + -like.

Pronunciation

honest-like

/ˈɒnɪstlʌɪk/